Histologic examination of the lesion in stomach reveal fat-laden cells, likely cause is - (AIIMS Nov 11)
|C||Signet-cell carcinoma stomach|
a. Lipid-laden macraphages (foam cells) are seen in xanthomatosis of stomach.
Xanthomatosis of stomach
It is characterized by collection of lipid laden macrophages (foam cells), forming plaques or nodules.
Gastric xanthomatasis is more common in patients with: -
i. Gastritis ii. Gastric ulcer iii. Deudenogastric reflux after gastric surgery.